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    Sale 5324

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 261

    Antoni Clavé (1913-2005)

    Gargantua

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Antoni Clavé (1913-2005)
    Gargantua
    signed 'Clavé' (lower right)
    oil and paper collage on cardboard
    19¾ x 25 5/8in. (50.2 x 65.1cm.)
    Executed in 1954


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    This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the Archives Antoni Clavé, Paris.

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    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Provenance

    Private Collection, Japan.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    P. Seghers, Clavé, Barcelona 1971, no. 370 (illustrated in colour, p. 320).